There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio by plane, train, bus, ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, train, bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) FRA - MXP
  2. Take the train from Saronno to Como Lago
  3. Take the bus from Como Stazione Autolinee to Menaggio Piazza Roma

$90 - $259

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Fly to Milan Bergamo, train, ferry  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) FRA - BGY
  2. Take the train from Bergamo to Lecco
  3. Take the ferry from Varenna to Menaggio

$39 - $232

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Fly to Milan Linate, train, ferry  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Milan Linate (LIN) FRA - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Varenna Esino
  3. Take the ferry from Varenna to Menaggio

$92 - $310

Train via Basel SBB  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Lugano 21 / ...

$160 - $278

Train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Como S. Giovanni Ece / ...

$104 - $262

Bus, train  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 017 / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Lugano Ec

$84 - $113

Bus  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Milan, Milan N07

$60 - $77

Drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio 387.8 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Menaggio Piazza Roma via Milan Lampugnano and Como San Giovanni Stazione FS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 45 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Menaggio is 451 km. The road distance is 620.6 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio without a car is to train which takes 9 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio is to train which takes 9 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Milan, Milan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio is 621 km. It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio.

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Swiss, Luxair, Air Dolomiti and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio.
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  • Distance: 281.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Menaggio, Italy?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, Lugano, and Lugano, Stazione Nord in around 9 h 8 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Menaggio twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Malpensa via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $210
Train operators
Trenord
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Saronno to Como Lago
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Varenna Esino
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $21
Schedules at
trenord.it
Train from Bergamo to Lecco
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
trenord.it
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Como S. Giovanni
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Train from Basel Sbb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Como S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Lugano
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Lugano
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
ASF Autolinee srl
Phone
031 247 249
Website
asfautolinee.it
Bus from Como Stazione Autolinee to Menaggio Piazza Roma
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
asfautolinee.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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